Woman dead and man seriously injured after shooting in central Brampton home, police say

WATCH ABOVE: A woman is dead and a man has been taken to hospital after a shooting at a Brampton home on Tuesday. Erica Vella reports.

Peel Regional Police say a woman has died and a man has been critically injured after a shooting inside a central Brampton home.

Police said emergency crews were called to a home on Deerpark Crescent area, east of McLaughlin Road North and Williams Parkway, just before 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday after a family member discovered the two people, who are believed to be in their 20s, shot inside.

A spokesperson said the woman died at the scene and a male was taken to a local hospital by paramedics with serious injuries.

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The spokesperson said the woman and the man were in a relationship, adding the shooting appeared to be an “isolated incident” and there were no wanted suspects.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting were unclear as of Tuesday evening.

Officers closed Deerpark Crescent for the investigation.

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